2003 News Story

Senegalese President in Kingdom for umrah

Deputy Prime Minister and Commander of the National Guard Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz received in Makkh yesterday President of Senegal Abdullah Wade, who is on a brief visit to the Kingdom to perform umrah (the minor pilgrimage).  The Crown Prince and President Wade discussed a number of topics, notably the situation in Iraq and the Palestinian question. President Wade left Madinah for home today after visiting the Prophet's Mosque.